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It's the tenth!

Once a month book_memes demands to know what are you reading?

What book are you currently reading?
How far in are you?
What's it about?
Are you enjoying it?

[my answers in comments]


Aug. 10th, 2010 03:57 pm (UTC)
Ooooh, Bleak House is one of those I always thought I *should* read, but given it's length and the fact that my period of study is about 250 years earlier, I haven't gotten around to it. I've enjoyed the Dickens that I have read though.

Maybe I'll have to rotate this one up a bit in my TBR pile.

Also, have you seen the ep of You Have Been Watching where David Mitchell and Charlie Brooker do imitations of Dickens? Highly recommend.
Aug. 10th, 2010 04:52 pm (UTC)
Oooh, rotate! I haven't enjoyed any other Dickens this much; I'm either chuckling or suppressing a sob at every other chapter. It's pure story :)

*makes a note of watching thing* :::smishes:::
Aug. 10th, 2010 05:18 pm (UTC)
I will rotate! Yes ma'am!

In the meantime, the relevant bit starts at 2 min in, but honestly, the whole first half of the episode is worth watching because David Mitchell is on FIRE! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2d6fDjSuMs&feature=related

*huggles and smishes*
Aug. 11th, 2010 05:41 pm (UTC)
Tease! That link goes nowhere relevant!
Aug. 11th, 2010 11:54 pm (UTC)
That's so random! I clicked on it on the email for your last comment and it took me there. WEIRD. I'm sorry
Aug. 12th, 2010 07:19 am (UTC)
LOL, np, it just sends me to a 'catch up on your latest tellybox' page, with no You Have Been Watching episode listed. Perhaps you were logged in or somesuch tricky device?
Aug. 12th, 2010 06:57 pm (UTC)
Try this one:

I logged out of youtube, so it should be general access